It is not every day that you will need to pump up some inflatable material whether it be a balloon or an inflatable pool but having a hand pump can prove very convenient if or when the need arises. For a good choice of hand pumps this is the best when it comes to and getting the job done easily. Durability and low maintenance:the plastic that makes this pump is durable enough to last without much maintenance. It is very easy to use and can pump air into your inflatable very quickly without any hassle. Even your occasional balloon for that Brthday party.